Former U.S. keeper Vanole dies suddenly at 43

January 11, 2007
SALT LAKE CITY -- David Vanole, a goalkeeper who started for the United States at the 1988 Olympics and helped the Americans qualify for the 1990 World Cup, has died. He was 43.

Vanole, who lived in New York, collapsed at dinner Monday in Salt Lake City during a family skiing vacation and later died, NBA spokesman Brian McIntyre said Wednesday.

Vanole's wife, Kerry Tatlock, is the NBA's senior director of global marketing partnerships.

"Vanole was one of the pioneers ...

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